Your skin condition changes as you age. You might notice wrinkles, age spots and dryness. However all these are related to the dermal changes:
- Thinner epidermal layer
- A reduction in skin cell turnover
- The skin’s limited ability to retain moisture
An uncomfortable skin condition marked by scaling, cracked/peeled and flaky skin surface. It may cause itchiness and inflammation (redness).
A symptom of skin irritation mainly caused by dryness, giving the feeling to scratch the affected area.
Large pigmented brown/black flat patches on skin and may appear mostly in sun-exposed areas.
|Thin Skin (Easily bruises)
A condition happened due to elastin loss, thinning of subcutaneous fat layer and reduced normal insulation causing skin injury and cruises easily.
- National Institute on Aging (2015). Age Page: Skin Care and Aging